Songs The Best Songs to Sing at Karaoke  

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List Rules Vote up the songs that are good for singing at your next karaoke night. That means you probably know most of the lyrics and most anyone can sing them.

No matter which bars are near your house, it's bound to be karaoke some night of the week. While each person has their own top karaoke songs, this karaoke playlist is a collection of the most awesome, singable, crowd-pleasing karaoke songs that are widely regarded to be the best. If you're looking for something new, you might enjoy the best 2018 songs to sing at karaoke.

What makes good karaoke songs so great? Does everyone in the bar knows the lyrics? It's probably a good karaoke song. What makes for the best karaoke songs? Is everyone in the bar standing up and singing along? You've done it!

The best karaoke songs aren't necessarily the most amazing songs ever recorded. Sometimes easy karaoke songs are what gets people excited, because anyone can sing them. The beautiful thing about karaoke is that you don't need to carry a tune to be a good karaoke singer - you probably just need to be a little tipsy.

Which songs for karaoke are your go-tos and absolute favorites? Is it the story of a small town girl, living in a lonely world? Is it the one about your friends in low places? Or is it about how you don't practice Santeria?

Vote up the songs below that are good for singing at your next karaoke night. Don't see your top karaoke song to sing for all your friends? Add it below so others can try it out. Then head out for a good night of karaoke, even if the weatherman says Lightning Crashes.

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I Love Rock 'n' Roll Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Joan Jett

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Love Shack The B-52's

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Sweet Caroline Neil Diamond

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Sweet Home Alabama Lynyrd Skynyrd

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I Will Survive Gloria Gaynor

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Piano Man Elton John, Billy Joel

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Friends in Low Places Garth Brooks

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IanHarvey added Wild Thing The Troggs

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IanHarvey added Rock and Roll Led Zeppelin

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Enter Sandman Metallica

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Just a Girl No Doubt

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One Week is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Songs to Sing at Karaoke
HoserUSC added One Week Barenaked Ladies

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Zombie The Cranberries

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Baby Got Back Sir Mix-a-Lot

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IanHarvey added Roadhouse Blues The Doors

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IanHarvey added Hotel California Eagles

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Creep Stone Temple Pilots

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White & Nerdy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Songs to Sing at Karaoke
HoserUSC added White & Nerdy "Weird Al" Yankovic

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HoserUSC added White Wedding Billy Idol

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fandoms_from_tartarus added Sugar, We're Goin Down Fall Out Boy

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I Want It That Way Backstreet Boys

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Like a Prayer Madonna

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JenniferGarnick added ... Baby One More Time Britney Spears

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Santeria Sublime

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Under the Bridge Red Hot Chili Peppers

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IanHarvey added American Pie Don McLean

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(You Gotta) Fight for Your Rig... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Songs to Sing at Karaoke
HoserUSC added (You Gotta) Fight for Your Right Beastie Boys

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Gin & Juice Daz Dillinger, Snoop Dogg

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IanHarvey added Saturday Night's Alright (for Fighting) Elton John

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chester-ross added She Hates Me Puddle of Mudd

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Gangnam Style is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Songs to Sing at Karaoke
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The Humpty Dance Digital Underground

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Bust a Move Young MC

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Rapper's Delight The Sugarhill Gang

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Landslide Dixie Chicks

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Wrong Way is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Songs to Sing at Karaoke
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Let's Talk About Sex is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Songs to Sing at Karaoke
HoserUSC added Let's Talk About Sex Salt-N-Pepa

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crsone1 added Tuesday's Gone Lynyrd Skynyrd

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chester-ross added Only Women Bleed Alice Cooper

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Wherever You Will Go is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Songs to Sing at Karaoke
chester-ross added Wherever You Will Go The Calling

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Drift Away \\Dobie Gray